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8 definitions found
 for Crock
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crocked (kr[o^]kt); p. pr.
     & vb. n. Crocking.]
     To soil by contact, as with soot, or with the coloring matter
     of badly dyed cloth.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\, v. i.
     To give off crock or smut.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\, v. t.
     To lay up in a crock; as, to crock butter. --Halliwell.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\ (kr[o^]k), n. [Cf. W. croeg cover, Scot. crochit
     covered.]
     The loose black particles collected from combustion, as on
     pots and kettles, or in a chimney; soot; smut; also, coloring
     matter which rubs off from cloth.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\, n.
     A low stool. "I . . . seated her upon a little crock."
     --Tatler.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\ (kr[o^]k), n. [AS. croc, croca, crog, croh; akin
     to D. kruik, G. krug, Icel. krukka, Dan. krukke, Sw. kruka;
     but cf. W. crwc bucket, pail, crochan pot, cregen earthen
     vessel, jar. Cf. Cruet.]
     Any piece of crockery, especially of coarse earthenware; an
     earthen pot or pitcher.
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           Like foolish flies about an honey crock. --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crock \Crock\, n.
     1. a person who is worn out with age or illness.
        [PJC]
  
     2. an old person who complains frequently about illness,
        especially imaginary ailments.
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  crock \crock\, n.
     nonsense; balderdash; humbug; -- usually used in the phrase a
     crock. [slang]
     [PJC]

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